Covering The Top Card Pass

The notion of using a top card or block of cards to conceal the pass-action is ascribed to Ellis Stanyon however, Marlo was the first to painstakingly analyze its dynamics and submit expert technical variations. These notes appeared in the Linking Ring, The New Tops, Expert Card Conjuring, and the Hierophant. The most thorough treatment of the Stanyon Pass is explained in Marlo's Magazine - Volume 2 (1977). Not much can be added to these notes, but Roy Walton and Ken Krenzel have described the...